5 Star Hotels
The Best Luxury Hotels & Resorts in Hawaii
Discover the pinnacle of luxury and elegance with our selection of the finest 5-star hotels and exclusive resorts in Hawaii. Each destination we’ve featured epitomizes the height of opulence, set against the backdrop of Hawaii’s breathtaking landscapes. Whether you’re planning a lavish retreat on the vibrant shores of Oahu, seeking serene luxury in Maui, or exploring the unique charm of the Big Island, Kauai, or Lanai, our guide brings you the best of Hawaiian hospitality. Immerse yourself in the world of high-end accommodations, where stunning ocean views, exquisite dining experiences, and unparalleled service await. Begin your journey to the ultimate Hawaiian experience right here.
Turtle Bay Resort
For a luxurious getaway in Hawaii, Turtle Bay Resort has to be on your list! Situated on the stunning North Shore of Oahu, this 5-star resort in Hawaii offers guests a truly remarkable experience. From the moment you step inside, you’ll be transported to a world of luxury and relaxation.
Turtle Bay boasts breathtaking views of the ocean from most of its luxurious rooms. Whether you’re lounging on your private balcony or by one of the resort’s four pools, you’ll never tire of the incredible scenery. The resort’s lagoon is perfect for swimming, while nearby surf spots offer excellent opportunities for surfing.
With a total of 408 luxury guest rooms and 42 exclusive bungalows, Turtle Bay Resort offers the ultimate in luxury and privacy. And, when it comes to dining, Turtle Bay has got you covered with six exceptional restaurants. From casual beachside to fine dining, there’s something to suit every taste.
So, if you’re looking for a luxury hotel in Hawaii, book your stay at Turtle Bay Resort today! You won’t regret it!
The Royal Hawaiian Waikiki
Experience the ultimate in luxury at The Royal Hawaiian, a 5-star beachfront hotel in Hawaii. Indulge in lavish accommodations featuring modern amenities, stunning views of Waikiki Beach, and unique decor inspired by the island’s natural beauty. With a prime location in the heart of Waikiki, this iconic pink art deco building has been a symbol of luxury and sophistication for over 90 years. Relax on the beach or by the pool, enjoy world-class dining and shopping, and take advantage of the hotel’s many amenities and services. For those seeking the best hotels in Hawaii, The Royal Hawaiian is a must-stay destination.
Aston Waikiki Beach Tower
Aston Waikiki Beach Tower is an apartment hotel in Oahu, overlooking Waikiki beach. The location is excellent and many apartments here have wonderful ocean views. Each apartment has a full kitchen and laundry facilities. It’s a luxurious place and the apartments are spacious, it’s an excellent location for an upmarket family holiday in Honolulu.
Trump International Hotel Waikiki
This 5 star hotel features luxurious rooms, many of which have balconies with exceptional views of Waikiki. There’s a full-service spa and an excellent outdoor pool. The hotel also has a great seafood restaurant as well as a cafe. Trump International Hotel Waikiki is just a couple of minutes walk to the beach.
ESPACIO THE JEWEL OF WAIKIKI
Oahu’s Espacio The Jewel of Waikiki is a very luxurious apartment style hotel facing Waikiki beach. It offer 2 or 3 bedroom apartments and has an excellent rooftop pool area. This is a 5 star hotel with a great restaurant. There is a road between the hotel and the beach, but it is still and excellent location with wonderful views.
Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach
‘Alohilani Resort Waikiki Beach is a 5 star hotel right on Waikiki Beach. Boasting several on-site restaurants and a stylish bar. Most rooms offer either sea views or views of Diamond head. Diamond Head. ‘Alohilani Resorts’ Swell Pool & Bar has a heated saltwater infinity pool, hot tub, a kids pool, private cabanas and has live music most nights. It’s one of the best pool areas in Waikiki.
Halekulani Hotel and Spa is luxurious romantic accommodation on Waikiki Beach. This luxury hotel offers views of the beach and Diamond Head, there are 3 restaurants, La Mer is one of Honolulu’s best! There’s also a jazz lounge with live music. Each luxurious room has a lanai and an en suite bathroom with deep soaking tub and a separate shower. The hotel also has a fabulous pool.
The Ritz-Carlton Residences, Waikiki Beach Hotel
Ritz-Carlton Waikiki is a 5 star apartment style hotel. The apartments are fantastic. Spacious and luxurious; very well furnished with exceptional bathrooms. Rooms on the upper floors have excellent views. The hotel has a good pool and a great restaurant. The one drawback is it is not as close to the beach as you might expect at this price point, but if you don’t mind the walk (less than 10 minutes) then the hotel is excellent.
The Kahala Hotel and Resort
The 5 star Kahala Hotel and Resort is located about a mile and half east of Diamond Head, it is much quieter and more secluded than Waikiki and even more beautiful. Perhaps because it is ne of the most secluded romantic hotels in Honolulu it is very popular with couples. The resort offers 2 swimming pools and 5 restaurants. The beach is great for swimming.
Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina
Located on the west coast of Oahu about 45 minutes drive from Waikiki, Four Seasons Resort Oahu at Ko Olina includes a restaurant, a bar, and a coffee house. There’s also 3 swimming pools including an adults only pool, and a lagoon that offers safe swimming and water sports. This is one of the most luxurious hotels on Oahu. It’s secluded and is popular with both couples and families. It’s also close to golf courses and Wet ‘n’ Wild.
Overlooking Wailea Beach, this 5 star Maui hotel has 3 restaurants including one by Wolfgang Puck. There are 3 pools and a spa. Rooms are large & luxurious with ocean or garden views.
This 5 star Maui Hotel is a short walk from Wailea Beach. Offering luxury accommodation, a kids club, pools & waterslides as well as a spa and 5 restaurants (including a Starbucks).
Right on the beach in Wailea, this 5 star hotel offers 3 outdoor pools and 5 restaurants, as well as direct beach access and a spa.
Experience true luxury in the heart of Hawaii at the Grand Wailea Resort. This 5-star resort offers breathtaking ocean views, lush tropical gardens, and top-notch amenities, all designed to provide a lavish and unforgettable vacation. From the luxurious spa to the elegant guest rooms, every detail has been carefully crafted to deliver a first-class, luxury experience in Hawaii.
Maui’s only adults only resort is the 5 star Hotel Wailea. Situated on a cliff with magnificent ocean views. The resort is both luxurious and romantic.
One of Hawaii’s most luxurious resorts is located in beautiful Kapalua Bay. This 5 star beachside resort offers large luxurious suites with full kitchens. A huge outdoor pool, as well as a restaurant and spa.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is set on 54 acres and offers 2 golf courses, tennis courts, a 3 level pool, a spa, and 3 restaurants. Accommodations are very luxurious as you’d expect in a 5 star resort of this quality.
Luxurious 5 Star Hotels on The Big Island)
Four Seasons Resort Hualalai
The most luxurious hotel on the Big Island is Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. Located on Kona-Kohala coast this 5 star hotel has 3 restaurants, a fantastic pool, a spa and a Jack Nicklaus designed golf course.
A 5 star boutique hotel in Kailua-Kona, Holualoa Inn has the best breakfast on the Big Island, amazing views, and very luxurious rooms. Stay here if you are looking for a smaller more intimate hotel on the Big Island of Hawaii.
Located on the Kohala Coast waterfront on Hawaii’s Big Island. Fairmont Orchid is a an exceptional luxury hotel, with a 5 restaurants, a great pool, spa, and a white sand beach with a resident population of sea turtles!
Mauna Lani is a luxury oceanfront hotel on the Big Islands Kohala Coast. It offers two golf courses, 2 restaurants, a pool, a spa, and a white sand beach. The hotel also has a golf academy for kids. It’s the perfect 5 star family golf vacation in Hawaii.
Hotels in Kauai
Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences
Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences offers 5-star luxury accommodation. The resort is right next to the ocean, rooms are 2, 3 or 4 bedroom so it’s great for families and groups. Located in Lihue, 450 m from the beautiful Kalapaki Beach.
The Royal Sonesta Kaua’i Resort Lihue
The luxurious 5 star Royal Sonesta Kaua’i Resort Lihue is next to Kalapaki Bay and adjacent to Kauai Lagoons Golf Club. There’s a huge outdoor pool, 5 restaurants and an excellent spa. This is one of the top resorts on the Garden Island.
The Lodge at Kukui’ula
Located in Koloa, The Lodge at Kukui’ula, a Destination by Hyatt Residence is very luxurious 5 star accommodation in the form of 1, 2 or 3 bedroom bungalows. The Lodge has a great pool, offer waters sports and has great golf course views. And of course there’s a great restaurant too. This is luxurious lodge is perfect for an upmarket family vacation.
1 Hotel Hanalei Bay
1 Hotel Hanalei Bay is one of the best resorts in Hawaii. Located right on the beach on Kauai’s beautiful Napali Coast, this luxury 5-star hotel offers an exceptional golf course, and a great outdoor pool with a swim-up bar. There is also a spa, 2 excellent restaurants. The views from this hotel are some of the best you will find anywhere. Rooms are very luxurious.
5 Star Resorts in Lanai
Four Seasons Resort Lana’i
The best honeymoon hotel in Hawaii is Four Seasons Lana’i. The only beachside resort on the island, it is secluded, luxurious, and very romantic. There are 5 restaurants to choose from at the hotel including a sports bar and a sushi restaurant. This is an exceptional 5 star hotel. One of the finest resorts in the world.
As you reach the end of our exclusive list of Hawaii’s top 5-star hotels and luxury resorts, we hope you’ve found inspiration for your next tropical getaway. Each of these prestigious properties offers a unique slice of paradise, blending sumptuous comfort with the natural beauty of the Hawaiian Islands. Whether you’re drawn to the sophisticated elegance of Waikiki Beach, the serene shores of Maui, or the adventurous spirit of the Big Island, these destinations promise an unforgettable experience. Remember, the perfect Hawaiian escape is just a reservation away. Start planning your dream vacation today and experience the pinnacle of luxury in one of the world’s most breathtaking locations!